Summer @ LSSE: iPLAE and Ultimate Frisbee

Camp iPLAE (Progressive, Long-term, Athlete, Education) provides an age appropriate, developmental approach for kids to learn healthy habits for a lifetime, improve athletic capabilities, and reduce the risk of injury. Participants will be involved in daily activities, which include sports, movement technique, resistance training (age appropriate), and fitness/wellness topics. It is open to anyone ages […]

Summer @ LSSE

LSSE is looking forward to a summer of exciting youth programs, including: Week-long summer art programs with Deborah Bazer and Lahri Bond – view flyer: Lahri and Deb’s Art Program Summer 2015 Astronomy – view flyer: Observing the Night Sky Summer 15 Bicycle Maintenance – view flyer: Bicycle Repair Summer 15 SULA Jr. – view flyer: SULA Junior 2015-v2 To learn more […]

PGO Meeting & Elections, 5/26

Please mark your calendar and join us on Tuesday, May 26 for our End-of-Year PGO Meeting & Elections (5:30-7:30pm). We invite you to step up and into an open Leadership Committee position. Special invited guests Mike Morris (ARPS Asst. Superintendent) and Katherine Appy (School Committee Chair), will also share updates on the Wildwood Building Project. According to meeting minutes, three options are […]

Amherst Memorial Day Parade, 5/25

Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony is planned for Monday, May 25, 2015. Parade participants will assemble beginning at 9 a.m.on the North Common, adjacent to Spring Street, departing promptly at 9:30 a.m. The parade route will start at intersection of Spring Street, turning right onto North Pleasant St., bearing right onto East Pleasant St, and […]

Boy Scout Interest Mtg, 5/26

Boy Scout Troop 500 Amherst is having an Open House for prospective scouts and their families Tuesday, May 26 from 7:00 to 8:30 PM at the South Congregational Church, 1066 Southeast Street, Amherst. Troop activities are organized and run by the boys, including weekly meetings, monthly campouts, and projects in the community. Our Scouts learn […]

2015 Wildwood T-Shirt, Order Due 5/22

Designed by our 6th grade, the 2015 Wildwood T-Shirt is now available for purchase. Prices: Youth ($13) and Adult ($16). Orders are due May 22! Please send completed form with payment to your child’s teacher or the front office. You may also order online. Paper Order Form: 2015TShirtOrderForm Online Order:

Emily Dickinson Poetry Walk, 5/16

The Emily Dickinson Poetry Walk starts at 1:00 pm on Saturday, May 16 marking the anniversary of the poet’s death (on May 15, 1886) with readings of her poetry at six historic sites in Amherst. The event is free and open to the public. The Walk will begin at 1 p.m. in the Homestead garden […]

CATS the Musical, 5/16

Starlight’s Youth Theatre Presents: Cats. The magical legendary Broadway hit by Andrew Lloyd Webber, which ran for 21 years in London and 18 years on Broadway, will come alive on the Academy of Music stage by the talented Starlight’s Youth Theatre. This song and dance masterpiece of second chances and unconditional love is based on T.S. […]

Rafters College Towne Classik 5K & 5-Mile, 5/17

22nd YEAR!!! Help support charitable causes, the Jimmy Fund and the Amherst Police Relief Association at this family friendly event. This 5-mile and 5K Run/Walk have a safe and fast course through downtown Amherst. Sunday, May 17, 2015 at 10:30 AM Rafters Sports Bar & Restaurant, University Dr., Amherst, MA Commemorative Tee to 1st 300 […]

Habitat for Humanity Silent Auction, 5/20

On May 20th in the Eastworks building in Easthampton, Pioneer Valley Habitat for Humanity will be host it’s annual “Feast for Humanity”.  Over $11,000 dollars in fabulous auction items have been donated including tickets to concerts, performances and festivals, hotel rooms and dinner packages, lawn and garden services, dining certificates, jewelry, fine art and much […]

ARPS Community-Building Awards, Nominations Due 6/1

2nd annual Community Building Awards are open to any member of the Amherst, Pelham or Amherst-Pelham Regional School Staff including teachers, paraprofessionals, clerical, custodial, food service, and bus drivers. If you know a district employee that you believe is deserving of this honor, please take a few moments to submit your nomination. Nominations are due June […]